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2016-2017 Writers' Series

Enjoy Wednesday evenings with Wisconsin’s award-winning authors sharing their work and creative inspiration.

7:00pm at Shake Rag Alley’s Lind Pavilion, Mineral Point WI 

Free Admission

Karen Loeb
2016 Poetry Contest Winner

Reading: Weds, 
January 18th, 2017


John Gurda

2015 Norbert Blei/ 
August Derleth Nonfiction Book Award

Reading: Weds, 
March 8th, 2017


Ronnie Hess
2015 Kay W. Levin Short Nonfiction Award 

Reading: Weds, 
March 15th, 2017


Allison Slavick

2016 Fiction Contest Winner

Reading: Weds, 
March 29th, 2017


Karla Huston
2017-2018 Wisconsin Poet Laureate

Reading and discussion:
April 5, 2017


Since 2011 Shake Rag Alley has partnered with the Council for Wisconsin Writers (CWW), Wisconsin People & Ideas, and the Wisconsin Poet Laureate Commission through the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts & Letters to offer week-long residencies to their annual writing contest winners. 
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